I constantly rewrite my reviews
A big missed opportunity all around, a shame because Shyamalan could have done so much more with the premise. A case of too many fingers in too many pies, he wanted body horror, existential horror, drama- all ideas that don't connect well- there ends up being no real focus to the story. Things just happen seemingly at random. The old age make-up looked the best on the Doctor and Bernal; Vicky Krieps and the rest (aside from the kids who…
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
So our protagonist is a pretty boy scholar-type who wants to fuck any woman he wants- But first he must marry this one lady, and they're fine for a bit, though eventually he moves on to other people's wives- something the wife's father warns him about.
Obviously he doesn't care about that so him, his man slave and a thief he's friends with, decide to watch some dude abuse his wife for a bit and do crazy shit with chains-…